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Women MLAs get calls from citizens asking for better women's representation in politics

101 of these MLAs said that they believe that more women candidates should be given MP tickets for this Lok Sabha election by their own parties.

BJP earned Rs 553 crore income from unknown sources in 2017-18: ADR report

BJP's income is 80% of total such income and four times the aggregate declared by the five other national parties.

Priyanka Gandhi officially enters politics, appointed Cong's Gen Secretary for UP (East)

Priyanka will be taking charge with effect from the first week of February 2019, according to a statement released by the Congress.

Cristiano Ronaldo handed 23-month prison sentence, fined for tax evasion

Prosecutors estimated that Ronaldo had defrauded some 14.7 mn euros, but they reduced the figure to 5.7 mn euros after the Portuguese star took the plea deal.

DPR on linking Godavari, Cauvery rivers ready: Union Min Gadkari

Gadkari said after approval by the cabinet the funds would be raised from the World Bank or the Asian Development Bank (ADB).

Should medicines be sold online? There are pros and cons, say experts

As the Centre is expected to draft new rules pertaining to the sale of online medicines soon, here’s what experts say could be the way out.

No punitive action against Volkswagen for delay in depositing penalty, SC tells NGT

The court noted that Volkswagen has already deposited Rs 100 cr and referred to its earlier order by which it extended the date for depositing the amount till Jan 7.

‘Players will make mistakes, let’s not overreact’: Dravid on Pandya ‘Koffeegate’

Dravid said that while they need to educate cricketers, they could not take responsibility for every individual player’s actions.

India's first all-women's political party launched, to contest Lok Sabha polls

The National Women's Party, described as "a party of mothers", has been founded by a medico and social activist, Dr Shwetha Shetty.

CBI seeks Centre's nod to prosecute P Chidambaram in INX Media case

A CBI source said the agency will soon file a chargesheet against Chidambaram.